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Sand has no nutrients and vitamin C but soil does.

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Do plants grow more faster in dirt or sand?

Depending on the size of the grain of sand, sand is best. It holds more moisture then dirt does.

How does plants grow faster in sand?

With all the required nutrients and water, the plants grow faster in sand due to increased porocity to the roots.

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Do plants grow better in sand or dirt?

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What is the difference between sand and dirt and soil?

Sand is small pieces of worn stone. Dirt is just muck. Soil is something that plants can grow in, a bit like peat.

What is in sand that makes plants grow?

There is nothing in sand that will make plants grow.

How do you grow grass in sand?

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Does sand flood faster than dirt?

Yes. because dirt can soak up more water than sand can

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It depends on what kind of plant most plants a nutrients themselves but if not then most likely dirt it carries some nutrients sand carries water easily but lets it drain it dries easily dirt is best.

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